clinton lake

Discussion in 'ILLINOIS LAKES / RESERVOIRS TALK' started by mcafee79, Jul 7, 2008.

  1. mcafee79

    mcafee79 New Member

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    has anyone been fishing clinton lake? with the water at shelbyville so high i am looking for new spots to try. i am familiar with clinton lake but havent catfished it much. i will be fishing from a boat. has anyone had any luck lately on the lake?
     
  2. zorno60

    zorno60 New Member

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    We fished the right side of the hot ditch ,drift fished with shrimp caught 12 nice size channels. When the wind is blowing i recomend a drift sock to slow you down. You have to drift less than a mile an hour .6 to .8 is a good speed. Good luck